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holding

Alternative medicine
An ad hoc term used in the Rosen method of massage therapy that refers to muscular tension, which is believed to be caused by repressed emotions.
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Their equity holdings are essentially balanced dollar-for-dollar with the owner-investor's own equity investment, with virtually no debt financing.
The decision is important for two reasons: the legal conclusion reached regarding the applicability of the Bank Holding Company Act to the direct activities of banks owned by bank holding companies, as well as the potential significance of the case for the regulation and supervision of the activities of federally insured banks and for the resources of the federal safety net.
In 1970, Congress amended the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 to establish a new framework for the expansion of bank holding companies into nonbank activities.